As a responsible citizen, GLICO recognizes that its activities (operations, products, services) have a wider impact on, and contribute to the society in which it operates. It therefore takes appropriate actions that are over and above compliance with minimum legal requirements to give back, whenever it can, to support the very people who have made GLICO what it is today.
At GLICO, our Corporate Social Responsibility for the GROUP and constituent subsidiaries is carried out by the Group Corporate Affairs & Marketing Department (GCA&MD).
GLICO over the years have been instrumental in promotion and sponsorship of sports and games social service is in the area of sports and games promotion. We have consistently provided insurance cover for Ghana’s contingents who have participated in various international sporting events, a vital contribution that helps to boost their morale to win honours for our country. These are:
1992 – Cup of Nations, Senegal
1996 – Olympic Games, Atlanta
1997 – World Juvenile Football (Starlets)
1998 – Burkina Faso 98 (Black Stars)
1999 – Commonwealth Games, Malaysia
1999 – African Youth Soccer (Satellites)
2000 – CAN 2000 (Black Stars)
2001 – Olympic Games, Sydney
2002 – Hockey Gala
2004 – Ghana’s representative clubs in the CAF Competition (Hearts, Kotoko & oldfields)
2006 – Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2006
2006 – FIFIA World Cup Final Championship, Germany
2007 – Black Queens/Starlets & Ghana Football Association.
2008 – African Nations Cup Championship, Ghana (Black Stars)
2009 – FIFA World Cup Final Championship, Egypt (Black Satellites)
2010 – FIFA World Cup Final Championship, South Africa (Black Stars)
2011 – FIFA under 20 youth tournament, South Africa (Black Satellites)
2012 – African Cup of Nations Tournament, (Black Stars) & a life and Pensions Cover
for Coach Kwesi Appiah
2012 – Olympic Games, United Kingdom
2013 – African Nations Cup Championship, South Africa (Black Stars)
2014 – FIFA World Cup Final Championship, Brazil (Black Stars)
2015 – African Nations Cup Championship, Equatorial Guinea (Black Stars)
2017 – African Nations Cup Championship, Gabon (Black Stars) & a personal life
Insurance Cover for Mr. Kwasi Nyantakyi (GFA President)
In the field of education, GLICO has given support to various institutions and individuals. Among these are the Central University, Mensah Sarbah Hall of the University of Ghana and the Kukurantumi Education Fund worth over GHC 20,000. Bursaries have also been made available to students from Tano-Dumase in the Ashanti Region who are now pursuing Senior Secondary Education in various institutions. Significant to education is GLICO commitment to supporting medical students who travel overseas for experience. Again, it makes funds available to supports institutions like the Ghana Insurance College, KNUST, University of Ghana, Regent University, among others who are training students in Insurance and Actuarial Sciences.
In the area of health, GLICO has not wavered in its support to individuals and institutions for the attainment of a healthy society. Sponsorships have been granted to Medical Doctors researching into new fields of medicine and its application. Again GLICO has refurbished the Gandhi Ward of the 37 Military Hospital and the Female Orthopedic Ward of the Korle Bu teaching Hospital to ensure quality healthcare. It gives, whenever necessary to support worthy health causes such as the Ghana heart Foundation, the Korle Bu Blood Bank, the Cancer Society of Ghana, the focus Orthopedic Centre, among others.
Certainly, we at GLICO will make continued efforts to contribute to the development of the community in which we operate.